Police are searching for eight suspects who robbed a tavern in the Free State. According to the police spokesperson Captain Stephen Thakeng, the robbers assaulted a 55-year-old tavern owner, her son and other customers.
“Eight men stormed inside the tavern, demanding cash at gunpoint. They took safe keys, unlocked the safe, took an undisclosed amount of cash and fled on foot from the scene. “No shots were fired during the robbery. The complainant was taken to hospital for treatment.” the police officer reported.
“Should anyone have information about the suspects or their whereabouts can contact the investigating officer Captain Yolanda Hulme of Welkom Detective Services at telephone number 057 391 6286 during office hours,”